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WATCH: First Lady Tears Up During Speech On Gun Violence

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama teared up as she gave a speech on gun violence in Chicago on Wednesday. Obama, who was in Chicago to speak with business ...

WATCH: First Lady Addresses Gun Violence In Chicago

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and DON BABWIN | Posted 06.10.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — First lady Michelle Obama made a deeply personal entrance into the gun debate Wednesday, the eve of a showdown in Congress, by compari...

Michelle Obama Returning To Chicago To Speak On Youth Violence

Posted 03.27.2013 | Chicago

Two months after Michelle Obama returned to her hometown for the funeral of the slain inaugural performer Hadiya Pendelton, the first lady will come t...

PHOTOS: Land Of Lincoln Well-Repped At The Oscars

Posted 02.26.2013 | Chicago

The Academy Awards are known as Hollywood's biggest night, but with a bevy of winners, presenters and others with ties to Illinois, the Oscar limeligh...

Michelle Obama Returns To Chicago Next Week For 'Major' Event

Posted 02.20.2013 | Chicago

First lady Michelle Obama is set to return to hometown for the second time in less than three weeks -- this time, to make a "major" announcement perta...

Poll: Michelle Obama Would Beat Kirk In 2016 Senate Race

Posted 12.07.2012 | Chicago

Illinois has voiced the "Obama For Senate" call before, but according to one poll, the Prairie State may want to repeat it — for Michelle. In a D...

First Lady Fundraising In Chicago Tuesday With Jane Lynch

Posted 06.26.2012 | Chicago

First Lady Michelle Obama, after returning to Chicago with the president and their children earlier this month for a wedding, is back in the Windy Cit...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama, NATO Spouses Visit Youth Center

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 07.20.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — At the tender age of 11, Cecilia Moseley already appears versed in the virtues of fitness. But she was left star-struck Sunday after f...

Michelle Obama Plans Chicago NATO Tour

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

The First Lady will showcase the Second City to the spouses of visiting dignitaries during the NATO Summit in Chicago on May 20. Michelle Obama has...

Reports: Chicago Food Deserts Down 40 Percent

Posted 12.24.2011 | Chicago

With First Lady Michelle Obama slated to appear in Chicago Tuesday for a fundraising event focused on addressing the city's food desert problem, a lea...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama's Short And Political Chicago Trip

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Michelle Obama swung through her hometown of Chicago Wednesday to show Illinois Democrats some support. The First Lady headlined fundraisers for Ill...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Votes Early In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- First lady Michelle Obama has cast her ballot at a polling place on Chicago's South Side. Obama voted in Illinois' election at the Ma...

Michelle Obama Back In Black & Favorite Belt (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Just when we were getting used to seeing the First Lady in bold, eye-popping colors, Michelle Obama hit Chicago on Wednesday night in a little black d...

Michelle Obama Coming To Chicago To Raise Money For Dems

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON--First Lady Michelle Obama hits Chicago on Oct. 13 to fund-raise for Illinois Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias and three Illin...

Michelle Obama Talks Chicago in Mexico

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

First Lady Michelle Obama is in Mexico this week to launch an international agenda that's about inspiring young people around the world to become civi...

Michelle Obama Memorial Day Weekend Wardrobe: What Did She Wear Best? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

On Saturday Michelle Obama was spotted in the backyard of her Chicago home wearing yellow rubber gloves. Although the first lady was probably just doi...